FILM Past Conference Programs
2014 NYLA Annual Conference Program
Libraries as a Digital Media Creation Hub
Saturday, November 8, 2014 11:00am-12:15pm
Saratoga Hilton Whitney Room
Linked Files From the Presentation:
2009 NYLA Annual Conference Programs
Friday October 16th, 2009 9:45 AM – 11:00 AM
The 2009 Fabulous Films theme is Coming of Age Around the World. This list includes films, (both fiction and non-fiction) that deal with what it is like to come of age in different places and diverse cultures. View scenes from the selected films and get some tips on how they can be used in libraries and classrooms.
Friday October 16th, 2009 2:15 PM – 3:30 PM
Princeton Environmental Film Festival was created to use film as a medium to encourage discussion about the environment, raise awareness about environmental concerns, stimulate community action to develop and make more environmentally sustainable choices, and create more livable communities.
Come hear how you too can create a festival program made up of documentary films complemented by some of the filmmakers, community activists, business leaders, scientists, and others working on a broad range of environmental issues in your community.
Saturday October 17th, 2009 9:30 AM – 10:45 AM
Learn how you can use stop-motion software to experiment with animating clay, watercolor, paper, and other mixed media. Working together, you can imagine stories and settings and bring characters to life—and have a fantastic time in the process!
Programs at the 2008 NYLA Annual Conference
Friday November 7th, 2008 8:00 AM – 9:15 AM
This program will explore from collection development and cataloging point of view the different formats (including Blu-Ray, DVD, Downloadable, Streaming Video, DRM ) which are changing the face of library collections. Discussion on new video formats and delivery systems will be facilitated and the future of film will be debated.
Friday November 7th, 2008 10:30 AM – 11:45 AM
Get the scoop from A to Z from knowledgeable New York State Librarians who run fantastic Film Festivals @ their libraries. Take home tips to start your very own film festival.
Friday November 7th, 2008 2:30 PM – 4:30 PM
In the aftermath of the tragedies of 9/11, members of the Sikh community have been targeted for discrimination, hate and violence. A basic understanding of culture and traditions may help prevent future misunderstandings and acts of intolerance. Watch a short documentary introduced by the filmmaker, Kevin Lee. Learn what libraries can do for proactive public education.
Programs at the 2007 NYLA Annual Conference:
Thursday October 18th, 2007 1:30 PM – 2:45 PM
Promote your library with short public service announcements, a short television series or a full blown studio shoot. Get Public Access Television to spread the word about YOUR library!
Thursday October 18th, 2007 3:00 PM – 4:15 PM
Calling all movie lovers—find out how to bring movies to life @ your library. Get the A to Z on developing film collections and programs, along with FREE Popcorn.